JUNEAU - Gov. Sean Parnell is calling for nominations for the annual Governor's North Star Awards for International Excellence. The awards will be presented in late spring to honor export, investment and exchanges in the international arena.
Alaskan businesses, schools, and other organizations that improve life in Alaska through their international activities may nominate themselves or others in several categories: export of goods, export of services, foreign investment, education, the travel industry, transportation, cultural exchange, humanitarian exchange and scientific exchange.
Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on April 30. For more information, contact Patricia Eckert at 907-269-8118.